BOOTS

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1860

GUSN

GUSN-33161

Description

Black silk velvet ankle boots; black grosgrain binding; trimmed w/ black lace rosette w/ velvet ribbon loops. Center front lacing w/ black silk shoe laces; rounded square toe; approx. 2-1/2" vamp; center front & center back seam; sole has narrow waist w/ spring heel stained black; cream silk taffeta lining.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boots
footwear
stitching
leather
silk (textile)
taffeta
velvet (fabric weave)
Women's clothing
Silk
Velvet
Taffeta
Leather
Hand Stitched
BOOTS

Inscription

Handwritten on soles of both shoes: ""31623"" ""114744"". Shoe (A) also has . . . . ?

Additional Identification Number

1930.182A-B

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Footwear

Accession Number

1930.182AB